Zina Jarrah, MPH
Adjunct Lecturer of Global Health
Boston University School of Public Health
Dept of Global Health

DPH/DrPH, Harvard School of Public Health
MPH, Boston University School of Public Health

Zina Jarah, MPH, is a health financing specialist with over 8 years of relevant work experience including costing, cost-effectiveness analysis, results-based financing, health financing strategy development, and political economy analysis. Knowledge of social health insurance, community-based health insurance, and voluntary health insurance systems. Doctoral thesis conducting research on the political economy of health system reform in Malaysia. Experience working with governments, donors, and other stakeholders in a variety of low- and middle-income settings, and in more than 20 countries, primarily in Sub-Saharan Africa and Southeast Asia.
Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.

  1. Fehling M, Jarrah ZM, Tiernan ME, Albezreh S, VanRooyen MJ, Alhokair A, Nelson BD. Youth in crisis in the Middle East and North Africa: a systematic literature review and focused landscape analysis. East Mediterr Health J. 2016 Mar 15; 21(12):916-30. PMID: 26996365.
  2. Collins D, Jarrah Z, Gilmartin C, Saya U. The costs of integrated community case management (iCCM) programs: A multi-country analysis. J Glob Health. 2014 Dec; 4(2):020407.View Related Profiles. PMID: 25520797; DOI: 10.7189/jogh.04.020407;.
  3. Collins DH, Jarrah Z, Ndizeye C, Cros M. The cost of scaling up primary health-care services—comparisons from studies in six countries: economic research using systematic sampling. The Lancet. 2013; 381:S30.
  4. Slonim DK, Koide K, Johnson KL, Tantravahi U, Cowan JM, Jarrah Z, Bianchi DW. Functional genomic analysis of amniotic fluid cell-free mRNA suggests that oxidative stress is significant in Down syndrome fetuses. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009 Jun 09; 106(23):9425-9. PMID: 19474297; DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0903909106;.
  5. Monk SD, Joyce MJ, Jarrah Z, King D, Oppenheim M. A portable energy-sensitive cosmic neutron detection instrument. Rev Sci Instrum. 2008 Feb; 79(2 Pt 1):023301. PMID: 18315287; DOI: 10.1063/1.2835717;.
  6. Maron JL, Johnson KL, Slonim D, Lai CQ, Ramoni M, Alterovitz G, Jarrah Z, Yang Z, Bianchi DW. Gene expression analysis in pregnant women and their infants identifies unique fetal biomarkers that circulate in maternal blood. J Clin Invest. 2007 Oct; 117(10):3007-19. PMID: 17885688; DOI: 10.1172/JCI29959;.
  7. Lapaire O, Lu XY, Johnson KL, Jarrah Z, Stroh H, Cowan JM, Tantravahi U, Bianchi DW. Array-CGH analysis of cell-free fetal DNA in 10 mL of amniotic fluid supernatant. Prenat Diagn. 2007 Jul; 27(7):616-21. PMID: 17510923; DOI: 10.1002/pd.1752;.

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Bar chart showing 7 publications over 6 distinct years, with a maximum of 2 publications in 2007

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